Avant-garde improv guitar and bass extraordinaire Brian Kastan is the most exciting musician you’ve never heard of – until now

Brian Kastan
(Image credit: Brian Kastan)

One of the compositions on Brian Kastan’s newest album, Soul Reveal, is titled “If I Were a Rock Star.” By all accounts, the multi-talented artist certainly should be one – and so much more.

The New York-based musician has not only amassed a catalog of 31 – yes, 31 – solo albums, but on many of them, including Soul Reveal, he plays both guitar and electric/fretless bass, as well as serves as band leader, composer and producer. (Kastan is also an author and digital landscape photographer, but that’s a story for another article...)

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